Sr. Systems Engineer in Atlanta, GA at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 12/7/2021

Career Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Career Type:
  • Date Posted:
    12/7/2021

Career Description



Job Description

The Systems Engineer supports a large-scale Distributed Infrastructure, providing technical leadership in problem solving, maintenance, and project build situations, formulating solutions for improvement, and working with peers to establish a strategic direction for the environment. This position will install, maintain, and configure systems infrastructure on both on prem and Cloud platforms.

NOTE: Open to remote work in the Eastern and Central time zones of the US.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.

•       Perform Advanced Systems Administration tasks.

•       Research, evaluate, recommend and implement information technology that aligns with business needs and meets objectives.

•       Serve as a technical resource for support services, business partners, and customers.

•       Lead the coordination of activities between multiple disciplines within IT and vendors on both technical and non-technical issues pertaining to computer system hardware and software, network infrastructure, peripheral evalution and integration.

•       Provide third-tier support for Company production systems.

•       Upgrade Applications and Tools, install patches, troubleshoot and resolve application problems, performance tuning and capacity planning.

•       Participate in the creation of entire Systems (Clients, Server Hardware, network, and databases).

•       Build and maintain strategic partnerships with peer teams. Build relationships with enterprise architecture team, and design to best meet the standards of our multi-tenant architecture.

•       Lead and coordinate activities for incident management, service development, service transition, and continual service improvement of store systems infrastructure services.

•       Recommend, improve and document systems engineering processes and procedures.

•       Collaborate with other Senior Systems Engineers.

•       Participate in an on-call 24x7 rotation, or weekend work along with other Senior Systems Engineers

QUALIFICATIONS

•       Demonstrated understanding of infrastructure engineering within Computing and Storage

•       Practical knowledge developing scripts or applications to automate systems implementation, configuration, or management.

•       Experienced working within standard project management methodologies.

•       Proven experience at handling multiple assignments and using strong prioritization skills.

•       Experience with Linux version 5 and newer.

•       Experience with AIX version 6 and newer.

•       Experience with VMware virtualization software.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

•       Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field

•       3-5 years’ experience in Systems Engineering

•       Equivalent combination of education and experience.

•       AWS and or Azure experience is a plus.